Letter to Chancellor Dirks and Dean Hesse Re Cancelled Palestine class at UC Berkeley

  CALIFORNIA SCHOLARS FOR ACADEMIC FREEDOM September 16, 2016 Dear Chancellor Dirks and Dean Hesse, The California Scholars for Academic Freedom, a group of over 200 academics from different California institutions of higher education focused on protecting academic freedom and freedom of expression, is writing to object in the strongest possible terms to your recentContinue reading “Letter to Chancellor Dirks and Dean Hesse Re Cancelled Palestine class at UC Berkeley”

Letter to UC Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks re civility and free speech

CALIFORNIA SCHOLARS FOR ACADEMIC FREEDOM September 11, 2014 Nicholas Dirks, Chancellor University of California – Berkeley Dear Chancellor Dirks, California Scholars for Academic Freedom,* a group of 150 academics committed to academic freedom on university campuses, writes in response to your public message to the Berkeley community, titled “Civility and Free Speech” and distributed electronicallyContinue reading “Letter to UC Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks re civility and free speech”

Letter to Chancellor Gillman about harassment of students in support of Palestinian rights at UCI

CALIFORNIA SCHOLARS FOR ACADEMIC FREEDOM June 12, 2017 Chancellor Howard Gillman Office of the Chancellor 510 Aldrich Hall Irvine, CA 92697-1900 via chancellor@uci.edu Dear Chancellor Gillman, We, the California Scholars for Academic Freedom, ** a group of over 200 scholars in California institutions of higher education, write to object to a demonstrated bias on yourContinue reading “Letter to Chancellor Gillman about harassment of students in support of Palestinian rights at UCI”